Water Quality, Reports & Data

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Providing clean drinking water is of paramount importance for the health of our residents. To help ensure your water is of the highest quality even as water comes into your home and through your faucets, plumbing and water heaters have many things along the way that can impact water quality.

 

Water Quality Dashboard from the Water Treatment Plant - Metal Results


Review the City’s water quality before and after the Water Treatment Plant process.

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2024 Water Quality Test Results

The Drinking Water Protection Act (DWPA) prescribes regulations that limit the levels of certain contaminants in the water provided by public water systems. The City of White Rock’s water supply is tested for many different microbiological indicators, organics and trace metal parameters. The City’s Water Works Department tests for the following parameters according to the Health Canada’s Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality Summary Table (PDF):

In-house

  • Conductivity
  • Free chlorine
  • NTU (turbidity)
  • pH
  • Temperature
  • Total chlorine

All the other parameters are tested by an external contractor as set by the Drinking Water Protection Act:

  • Metals - Arsenic, Copper, Iron, Lead, and Manganese
  • Microbiological - Escherichia Coli (e. coli) and Total Coliforms
  • Organics - Haloacetic Acids (HAAs) and Trihalomethanes (THMs)

Water Utility Negotiation Documents

  1. 2020-07-03 OIPC Order F20-21 Records Disclosed
  2. 2020-05-25 Order F20-21
  3. January 9, 2019 Released Records
  4. November 18, 2018 Released Records
  5. November 9, 2018 Released Records
  6. October 19, 2018 Released Records
  7. Septebmer 19, 2018 Certified Resolution of Council
  8. February 8, 2018 Released Records
  9. September 29, 2017 Settlement Agreement (Signed by EPCOR) (PDF)
  10. September 29, 2017 Settlement Agreement (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  11. October 30, 2015 Bill of Sale (PDF)
  12. October 30, 2015 General Conveyance (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  13. October 26, 2015 Certified Resolution of Council (PDF)
  14. October 30, 2015 Acknowledgement of Receipt (PDF)
  15. October 30, 2015 Assignment of Lease (Signed by Epcor) (PDF)
  16. October 30, 2015 Assignment of Lease (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  17. October 30, 2015 Assignment of Lease (Signed by Landlord) (PDF)
  18. October 30, 2015 Assignment of Permits (Signed by EPCOR) (PDF)
  19. October 30, 2015 Assignment of Permits (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  20. October 30, 2015 Bill of Sale Vehicles (Signed by EPCOR) (PDF)
  21. October 30, 2015 Bill of Sale Vehicles (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  22. October 30, 2015 Certified Shareholders Resolution (PDF)
  23. October 30, 2015 General Conveyance (Signed by EPCOR) (PDF)
  24. October 30, 2015 License Agreement (Signed by EPCOR) (PDF)
  25. October 30, 2015 License Agreement (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  26. October 30, 2015 Modification of APA (Signed by Epcor) (PDF)
  27. October 30, 2015 Modification of APA (Signed by WR) (PDF)
  28. October 30, 2015 Officers Certificate (PDF)
  29. October 30, 2015 PST Indemnity (PDF)
  30. October 26, 2015 Drinking Water Permit Application (PDF)
  31. August 28, 2015 EPCOR Asset Purchase Agreement_Minor Redactions (PDF)
  32. July 3, 2015 Executed Letter of Intent (PDF)
  33. June 22, 2015 Water Utility - Acquisition Options and Appendices (PDF)
  34. March 9, 2015 Letter to EPCOR (PDF)
  35. February 11, 2015 Letter from EPCOR (PDF)
  36. September 22, 2014 Letter from EPCOR (PDF)
  37. July 9, 2014 2014-2017 EPCOR White Rock Water Inc Schedule 5.0 (PDF)
  38. July 9, 2014 2014-2017 EPCOR White Rock Water Inc Schedule 2.7 (PDF)
  39. July 9, 2014 2014-2017 EPCOR White Rock Water Inc Schedule 2.6 (PDF)
  40. April 15, 2014 Letter from EPCOR (PDF)
  41. October 15, 2013 Executed EPCOR Two Way Confidentiality Agreement (PDF)
  42. July 16, 2013 Letter to EPCOR (PDF)
  43. June 17, 2013 Email from CAO to Comptroller of Water Rights (PDF)
  44. June 10, 2013 Closed Corporate Report - Acquisition of EPCOR White Rock Water (PDF)
  45. March 15, 2013 Letter from Fraser Health (PDF)
  46. February 25, 2013 Closed Corporate Report - Purchase of Water Utility (PDF)